Tax Credit for those who use Public Transit

Tax Credit for those who use Public Transit

These passes must allow unlimited travel on local buses etc. within Canada.

Short term passes can be claimed if you are entitled to unlimited travel for at least 5 consecutive days AND you purchase enough to last 20 days in a 28 day period.

Electronic payment cards can be claimed if you use them to make at least 32 one-way trips over 31 consecutive days!

Who can claim the Tax Credit?

  1. Yourself

  2. Spouse or Common-law Partner

  3. Your Children under 19 at December 31, 2015 (2015 Taxation Year) maybe be claimed by you or your spouse or common-partner.

Do not file or send in the documents unless CRA requires them!

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